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By Marc Lutz
Wrangell Sentinel 

WCA needs dancers and storytellers for tourism season


January 25, 2023

The steady drumbeat and voices singing in unison, mixed with formline artwork regalia are unmistakable as Tlingit storytellers and dancers share their Native culture while curious visitors look on. It’s a way to share the past and keep tribal traditions alive.

But it needs help.

The Wrangell Cooperative Association, which manages tribal affairs on the island, is looking for people to participate in its dancing and storytelling during the tourism season, which runs from about April to September, depending on the cruise ship schedule.

“This is open to all (tribal citizens or not), and we...

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